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Photograph

Road Grader

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Description: A grader manufactured by The Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. sits in a lot. Trucks and equipment are parked in the background near industrial buildings an...

Date: 1914 

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen below. The lake, bluffs, roads and buildi...

Date: 1906-12-22 

Description: Six flat cars loaded with lumber are lined up behind a locomotive in a factory rail yard, probably at the McCormick Works. In the background is a large fac...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The square, four-story brick Chippewa Shoe Company building, located at the intersection of Bay Street and River Street looking North. There is a fire esca...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Sawmill with trees, stumps, and lumber in the snow.

Date: 1901 

Description: Caption reads: "Syl, Grandma, and others posing on skates." Four women, a man and a child, all well-dressed, pose on the ice wearing ice skates. Other skat...

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Description: Man posing with a draft horse, probably a Clydesdale, in front of the Merchants Inn. There were many draft stallions, English Shire, Clydesdale, Norman Per...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Miles Glacier and a steamboat on the Copper River.

Date: 1930-12-26 

Description: Three Fiore Coal and Oil storage tanks.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of a U.S. Army Engineer topographer wearing skis while in the process of surveying land. The engineer is standing next to a barbed wire obstacle k...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cars lined up at the ticket booth at 41 Outdoor Theatre at sunset.

Date: 1930-01 ca.

Description: View of a man walking on the ice near the Lake Superior shoreline.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "It's Always Springtime on the C&O," an advertising brochure issued by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad to publicize its status as the first railroad to air...

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Description: St. Paul Ice Carnival; royal family equipages in street parade with crowd lining street. Real estate agency and laundry on right. Power lines overhead.

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: Recently remodeled South Shore Methodist Church, 608 West Olin Avenue. Built in 1895, it was known as the People's Community Church.

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Line Catalog Cover

Date: 1907 

Description: Front cover of "McCormick Line" farm implement catalog, showing a piece of rope with the title written on it in red and green, against a blue, cloudy sky.

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Description: To some who want to leave
it would be dull
But to us who want to stay
the moment is surprising:
never lax
only turning out of nowhere lastin...

Date: 1948-01-21 

Description: William L. Doudna, Wisconsin State Journal staffer, interviews movie actress Esther Williams during her visit to Madison. In the background is the W...

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Description: Exterior view of the Salchaket Trading Post and Munson's Road House on the Valdez-Fairbanks Trail. Log buildings can be seen along a path. Text on photogra...

Date:  date unknown

Description: People with ski equipment are pulled through a clearing surrounded by trees in a horse drawn sleigh.

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